Mars milestone: NASA Ingenuity helicopter survives first cold night alone – CNET

The Ingenuity helicopter made it through its first cold Martian night all alone. ASA/JPL-Caltech There’s something of a parent-child relationship between NASA’s Perseverance rover and the Ingenuity helicopter. The rotorcraft spent its first weeks on Mars tucked into the rover’s belly, getting power and being kept warm. Now the ambitious chopper has survived all on its own through a brutal […]